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  • In the Salt Marshby Nancy Willard

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 15.00

    In this strong, appealing collection, Nancy Willard shares her passion for observing the mysteries of the natural world, particularly the flora and fauna of Cape Cod and the Hudson Valley, where many of these poems are set. We see, through her eyes, the coming of darkness to an empty orchard, the retreat of deer at dusk, and the breakup of a river... more...

  • The Marble Faun and A Green Boughby William Faulkner

    Random House Publishing Group 2011; US$ 10.95

    A collection of poetry by the literary great William Faulkner. more...

  • Answering Backby Carol Ann Duffy

    Pan Macmillan 2008; US$ 12.73

    Carol Ann Duffy has invited fifty of her peers to choose and respond to a poem from the past. With up-and-coming poets alongside more established names, and original poems alongside the new works they have inspired – Paul Muldoon, Vickie Feaver and U. A. Fanthorpe, for example, engage with classic works by Philip Larkin, Emily Dickinson and Christina... more...

  • Mapping the Distanceby Ingrid Horrocks

    Victoria University Press 2010; US$ 8.00

    This superb collection of poems shows the benefit of ten years gestation. The major part of the book consists of poems coming from years spent living and studying overseas and then settling back in New Zealand and starting a family. With its broad scope and variety of lyric styles, Mapping the Distance is a landmark book. more...

  • Classic Poetry Collection Vol. 2by Various

    ReadHowYouWant 2012; US$ 5.99

    This collection contains,The Ballad of the White Horse by Gilbert Keith Chesterton, Andromeda and Other Poe…………….. more...

  • A Wild Peculiar Joyby Irving Layton

    McClelland & Stewart 2012; US$ 24.99

    A Wild Peculiar Joy is Irving Layton’s poetic testament. Hailed as the great lyric poet, Irving Layton has come to be known as one of Canada’s most powerful, groundbreaking voices, an important and influential writer whose distinguished career spanned almost forty-five years. By turns passionate and grave, joyous and apocalyptic, his beautifully... more...

  • Poems After Midnightby Knopf

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 0.99

    Most poets are or have been at one time or another members of what Mark Strand here calls “The Midnight Club”: they are insomniacs, or feel most productive in the middle of the night, or, if nothing else, are people whose work requires an openness to the dreams, visions, and scraps of inspired language that may drift across our path in the wee hours.... more...

  • Captivityby Laurie Sheck

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 17.00

    The “exquisite and haunting” ( Booklist ) collection of poems built around the language and mystique of American captivity narratives in which Sheck enters the vivid life we live inside our own minds and selves, and takes us into the mysterious underside of consciousness and selfhood. From the Trade Paperback edition. more...

  • A Draft of Lightby John Hollander

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 26.00

    A glorious new collection from one of our most distinguished poets. Here are poems that explore the ways in which ordinary objects open doors to the more hidden, subconscious truths of our inner selves: a bird of “countless colors” calls to mind “the echo . . . / of an inner event / From my forgotten past”; a subway bee sting conjures up quick unlikely... more...

  • Black Seriesby Laurie Sheck

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 17.00

    In her remarkable Black Series , Laurie Sheck turns the ordinary world inside out and shows us its glittering seams. Her long, elegantly quizzical lines convey a haunted vision of human striving which is in part an elaboration on our daily reality, and in part a fantastic departure from it. “I can almost taste the glassy air,” she writes. “Where are... more...